Update: Police have now re-opened the A369 at Abbots Leigh, following a collision that killed a pedestrian around 5am on Saturday morning.Read the full story ›
The 40th Balloon Fiesta is taking place from Thursday 9th - Sunday 12th August.Read the full story ›
The Balloon Fiesta will return to Ashton Court Estate next summer to celebrate its 40th anniversary.Read the full story ›
The Wiltshire safari park says its annual festival has more balloons in the air than this year's Bristol Balloon Fiesta.Read the full story ›
A tree has collapsed on the Ashton Court Estate where the International Bristol Balloon Fiesta is currently taking place.
Viewer Abi has been walking through the site when suddenly a big tree thumped to the ground 'right by the toilets'.
It's lucky nobody was injured. It just collapsed and made a massive thump right by the toilets. Thank god nobody was trapped.
You've been sending in your photos from the 2017 Bristol Balloon Fiesta, taking place from Thursday 10 to Sunday 13 August.Read the full story ›
Travel and parking information have been released in regards to the weekend's Bristol Balloon Fiesta.Read the full story ›
The mass ascent of balloons tonight, as part of the Bristol Balloon Fiesta, has been cancelled, due to weather conditions.
Official organisers of the event confirmed the cancellation via Twitter, but said the site will still be open to the public on Friday 11 August:
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Travel, parking, and 'best places to watch' advice for this year's hot air balloon event.Read the full story ›
The annual hot air balloon event will be taking place in the city from Thursday 10 to Sunday 13 August.Read the full story ›